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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes;
[syn: scrub, chaparral, bush]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Chaparral \Cha`par*ral"\, n. [Sp., fr. chaparro an evergeen oak.] 1. A thicket of low evergreen oaks. [1913 Webster] 2. An almost impenetrable thicket or succession of thickets of thorny shrubs and brambles. [1913 Webster] Chaparral cock; fem. Chaparral hen (Zool.), a bird of the cuckoo family (Geococcyx Californianus), noted for running with great speed. It ranges from California to Mexico and eastward to Texas; -- called also road runner, ground cuckoo, churea, and snake killer. It is the state bird of New Mexico. [1913 Webster +PJC] chapati
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

chaparral n 1: dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes [syn: scrub, chaparral, bush]
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Chaparral, NM -- U.S. Census Designated Place in New Mexico Population (2000): 6117 Housing Units (2000): 2134 Land area (2000): 38.759454 sq. miles (100.386522 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 38.759454 sq. miles (100.386522 sq. km) FIPS code: 14250 Located within: New Mexico (NM), FIPS 35 Location: 32.039072 N, 106.429630 W ZIP Codes (1990): 88021 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Chaparral, NM Chaparral